Sidney Crosby C PIT 3 Days

Comeau picked up an assist and four PIM against Washington on Wednesday.

The winger has scored three goals and seven points in eight contests since returning from a wrist injury. His strong play makes it less likely Pittsburgh trades for a top-six forward prior to Monday's deadline, though anything is possible with GM Jim Rutherford at the helm.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 7 Days

Crosby recorded his first power-play assist in 10 games Saturday night against St. Louis.The center also nearly tallied a power-play goal, but an eight-minute review failed to show clear evidence that the puck crossed the goal line. Crosby had been held pointless in five of his last six contests. After the game, he noted that he jammed his wrist Friday in a fight with Brandon Dubinsky but said it didn't hinder his play against the Blues. Crosby finished the contest with five shots on goal.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 9 Days

Crosby recorded his seventh career fighting major Thursday, squaring off against the Blue Jackets' Brandon Dubinsky.Neither player was injured in the skirmish, but the fight illustrated Crosby's recent frustration. He failed to point against Columbus and has points in just one of his last six contests. Pittsburgh is 2-5 all-time in games Crosby registers a fighting major.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 11 Days

Crosby was held pointless for the 23rd time in 53 games Tuesday.He was credited with two shots on goal, but passed up numerous good looks during a late third-period power play. Crosby has scored five goals and 17 points in 11 career games against Columbus, the Pens' opponent at Consol Energy Center on Thursday.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 15 Days

Crosby scored a pair of goals Thursday in a shootout victory over Ottawa.He'd been held off the scoresheet twice in a row after ending his goal-scoring slump, but got back on the horse in this one, though it was a bit of a mixed bag, as he lost 15 of his 23 faceoffs. Still, his scoring should keep picking up as the season intensifies in its final stages.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 21 Days

Crosby collected two goals and an assist Friday, leading the Pens to a 4-0 win against the Flames.

Prior to Friday, the centerman had scored just six times in 27 games. For only the second time since Nov. 8 the Pens fielded the same line in back-to-back games and the line of Crosby, David Perron and Chris Kunitz paid dividends. Expect to see the trio skate again Saturday in Vancouver. Crosby now has 17 goals and 56 points in 48 games, two points off the scoring lead.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 23 Days

Crosby picked up his 38th assist Wednesday, second-most in the league behind Jakub Voracek's 41 helpers.

He has just six goals in his last 27 games and 30 points in his last 34. Fantasy owners will need to wait another game for a breakout -- Crosby has just two points in his last six contests. On the plus side, he did win 10 of 15 faceoffs, his best showing since Dec. 2, when he won 14 of 21 against the Devils.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 29 Days

Crosby snapped a three-game pointless streak with a power-play assist Friday.

He narrowly missed scoring after skidding a backhander off the far post and was also denied on a nifty deflection attempt by New Jersey netminder, Corey Schneider. Crosby was in jeopardy of falling into a four-game point slump for the first time since 2009. The assist on the man advantage represented just his sixth power-play point in 24 games.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 1 Month

Crosby was held pointless Wednesday after returning from a lower-body injury.

He skated nearly 20 minutes (19:42 TOI), compiling a minus-1 rating with three shots on goal. Crosby, whose .496 faceoff percentage is the worst since his rookie season, lost 17 of 24 draws. It appears he may still be operating at less than 100 percent.

Sidney Crosby C PIT 1 Month

Crosby (lower body) will return to the ice for Wednesday's game against the Capitals.

A lower-body injury kept Crosby out of Tuesday's game, but he skated Wednesday morning and said he "felt good." The 27-year-old has 15 goals and 36 assists on the season to go with a plus-7 rating.